10 Easy Ways to Ruin a Small Group Meeting

This list comes from the blog of Rick Howerton. Read it here.
  • The small group leader is late.
  • The coffee is cold, the entrée is burned, and the plastic forks break on that entrée.
  • There’s not enough food for everyone.
  • It’s so hot in the room people are sweating.
  • It’s so cold group members ask for blankets.
  • The hosts won’t put their cat in another room and some group members are allergic to it.
  • The lighting is so dim group members have to squint to read. 
  • Group members answer their cell phones during meetings.
  • Group members are texting during the meeting.
  • Group members are texting one another during the meeting.